FILE PHOTO: A view shows Ras Lanuf Oil and Gas Company in Ras Lanuf, Libya, March 16, 2017. REUTERS/Esam Omran Al-Fetori/File Photo
CAIRO - 12 February 2020: Minister of Petroleum and Mineral Resources Tarek el Molla witnessed on Wednesday the signing of two deals for locally assembling of the natural gas supply stations and the components needed for converting vehicles to run on natural gas in Egypt.
The move was made as part of the second-day activities of the Egypt Petroleum Show (EGYPS 2020).
The deals come in cooperation with a consortium of Egyptian companies including the Egyptian Natural Gas Holding Company (EGAS), the Egyptian International Gas Technology (Gastec), and the Natural Gas Vehicles Company (CAR GAS), as well as the Italian Landi Renzo company.
According to the deals, Egypt is expected to benefit from the Italian technologies and expertise in order to convert the vehicles to run on natural gas and establish gas supply stations in Egypt.